Cedarville University

251 N. Main Street, Cedarville, OH 45314-601
Tel: (937)766-2211
Private not-for-profit | 3,378 students
Cedarville University is a Christ-centered learning community equipping students for lifelong leadership and service through an education marked by excellence and grounded in biblical truth. As an accredited, four-year university of arts, sciences, professional, and graduate programs, Cedarville offers 100 areas of study to 3,000 students.

School Overview:

Cedarville University
County Greene County, OH
Title IV Eligible Participat
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate Colleges--General
Institution Level Four or more years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit
Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
246 staff 115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment 3,378 students 1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
3,122 students 1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
256 students 137 students
# Undergraduate Students
3,219 students 1,507 students
# Graduate Students
159 students 129 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
2% 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
3% 3%
% Black
1% 6%
% White
94% 84%
% Two or more races
- 2%
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
$25,496 $24,462
Out-State Tuition Fees
$25,496 $24,744
Tuition $20,992
Tuition Notes 2008-09 costs
Percent Admitted 75% 64%
SAT Reading (25-75%) 550-650 450-570
SAT Math (25-75%) 530-650 460-573
SAT Writing (25-75%) 520-640 440-570
ACT English (25-75%) 24-31 19-25
ACT Math (25-75%) 23-28 18-25
ACT Composite (25-75%) 23-29 20-25

School Notes:

  • The University's purpose is to undergird students in the fundamentals of the Christian faith and prepare them for professional success and effective ministry. Students learn to evaluate knowledge in the light of scriptural truth, grow in Christian character, develop sound critical and analytical reasoning, practice the skills of communication, and appreciate and participate in wholesome avocational and cultural activities.
  • Cedarville University offers a well-rounded, challenging education with 111 majors, 208 full-time faculty, and 70 adjunct professors. The average class size is about 20 students, with a 14:1 student/faculty ratio.
  • Cedarville, Ohio—The editors of "U.S.News & World Report" have ranked Cedarville University in the top tier of Midwest region comprehensive colleges for the fifth consecutive year.
  • The University holds membership in the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, www.ncahlc.org. Cedarville University is professionally accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree; the Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (EAC/ABET), for the Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering degree and the Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering degree; the Council of Social Work Education (CSWE), for the Bachelor of Science in Social Work program; the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), which applies to all business degree programs; the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM), which applies to all music degree programs; and the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), for the Athletic Training program.
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